United Nations Convention against Transnational Crime

  • Human Trafficking or Smuggling: Guidance Needed?

    May 24, 2013

    On the first of July this year the Netherlands are commemorating the 150th anniversary of the abolishment of slavery. Although slavery has officially been abolished, the modern slave trade, also called human trafficking, is still continuing, not only in the Netherlands but everywere. But what is human trafficking and what is the distinction between trafficking and human smuggling?

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